Forklift Driver/Material Handler ( Scarborough)

  • Location

    Scarborough, Canada

  • Sector:

    Other Areas

  • Job type:


  • Contact:

    Mithra Raveendran

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:


  • Expiry date:


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Title: Forklift Driver/Material Handler (Scarborough)
Location: Scarborough, ON  
Type: Contract/ 1 year (possibility of extension)  
Starts: May 31st, 2021 or ASAP
Ends: May 30th, 2022
Pay Rate: $21.00/hr
Shift: Monday to Friday, 6:00AM – 2PM (37.5 hrs/ week) EST


Job Description:

  • Driving a forklift
  • Material Order Placement (Create Sales Orders)
  • Post Good Issue
  • Inventory custodian  
  • Provide inventory services as requested (Vehicles and DC)
  • Provide over the counter service
  • Prepare orders for shipment or delivery
  • Prepare all necessary paperwork.
  • Marshall Project Equipment
  • Returns Processing (Reels and regular materials)
  • Surplus management


Material Junking:

  • Leftover lengths of cable
  • Reels determined as junk
  • Secondary metal junking


Yard Management:

  • Coordinating replenishment of propane and nitrogen
  • Secondary metals pick ups
  • Sorting and placement of reels in designated area
  • Sort empty pallets
  • Refurbishment Bins (PLP, Closures)
  • General yard housekeeping
    • Maintenance
    • All luggers (Same as today)
    • Hazardous waste
    • Poles containers
  • Load and or Unload Cable Reels and other materials
  • Deliveries from common carriers
  • Contractor requirements such as underground pulling operations, line vehicles and trailers.
  • Travel between yard locations as dictated by the client requirements and or by the Transportation Network Design.
  • Receiving
  • Physical verification of material
  • Post Goods Receipt


Equipment Maintenance

  • Packaging material and stationary replenishment.
  • Deliver material and pick up returns if required.
  • Service issues should be referred to Manager.
  • Refer field issues to Field Manager.


  • Recent forklift operation experience (within last 5 years).
  • Comfortable with computers and programs such as Word, Excel, Outlook (email)
  • Must have own vehicle or reliable transportation
  • Contractor position
  • Starting rate of pay is $21.00
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check.